Isla Cozumel Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Shopping Hazards

    I purchased a "Tanzanite ring,14K with Diamonds" was $550 I paid $350. My friend purchased an "emerald pendant set in white 14K" for $400 was $700 at Royal Jewels International Cozumel. The owner...

  • 2. Driving Hazards

    When you rent a jeep to tour the island you have to fill vehicle before returning it. The gas attendants will crowd around the front of the gas pump so that you can't see the amount. They must not...

  • 3. Crime

    I was ripped off in broad daylight by two of the employees of this company. The young men pulled up on a motor scooter while I was snorkeling with my family and they took off with all of our knapsacks...

  • 4. Water Hazards

    Items were taken while we were in the water snorkeling. Either a couple on the trip or the captain took them. Cozumel Trip Excursions was the company we booked with but they also were other company...

  • 5. Mosquitoes

    I just returned from a cruise of which one of the stops was Cozumel; I've been there many other times, but this was the first time to experience the mosquitos from hell. Wow, bloodsuckers attached to...

  • 6. Eating-Drinking Hazards

    Bringing food to the Faro Celarain Ecopark is not allowed. There are restaurants at the resorts inside the park like at the La Plaza Heromosa. Make sure to eat first before you head to the ecopark.

  • 7. No Service Sunday

    We made the same mistake 2 years in a row, traveling to Cozumel on a Sunday. Many of the restaurants are closed and many of the shops are closed or close early in the day. There are no cruise ships in...

  • 8. No Littering

    At the ecopark in Faro Ceralain in Cozumel, Mexico, there are signs that warn visitors and tourists to not throw their cigarettes along the way because this might cause fire and destroy the...

  • 9. Weather Hazards

    Holy hell the sun was strong when we were in Cozumel as well as it being incredibly hot. Fortunately we had applied sunblock with an SPF of 110 and wore hats. Even with sunblock I was a little pink on...

  • 10. Hazards for the Mobility Impaired

    If you are mobility impaired i.e. wheelchair, crutches, trouble walking, etc. then this warning is for you. Many of the sidewalks and streets have potholes, loose stones, and curbs with no ramps....

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